[luatex] [tex-live] [lltx] Location of recorder file
taco at elvenkind.com
Thu May 19 07:23:49 CEST 2011
On 05/19/11 01:19, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> > The problem remains that unless you wrap CreateProcessW or at least
> > wspawn* directly, you never get Unicode support on
> > Windows. Therefore you have to add platform-specific code
> > anyway. It's a bit less if you call spawn/wspawn, but it's still
> > there. If you really want to make Lua truly platform-independent,
> > you have to add those Unicode wrapper functions for Windows. No
> > Unicode support on a Unicode operating system is almost
> > unacceptable.
> In principle, yes. But I'm sceptical in respect of Unicode file
> names. Sounds non-trivial. Does io.open() in stock Lua convert UTF-8
> encoded file names to UTF-16 on Windows?
No, it does not.
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